The School of Dentistry shares the mission of the Oregon Health & Science University to provide educational programs, basic and clinical research, and high quality care and community programs. We strive to foster an environment of mutual respect where the free exchange of ideas can flourish. The dental school prepares graduates in general dentistry and the dental specialties to deliver compassionate and ethical oro-facial health care.
Read more about the School of Dentistry: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-dentistry
The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service.
This position reports to (supervisor): Jack Ferracane, PhD, Chair of Restorative Dentistry
The duties of this position include: Support of the missions, goals and objects of OHSU and the School of Dentistry and include: Serving as an instructor in the preclinical laboratory, reviewing student work and providing critical feedback and aid in performing normal dental and dental lab procedures, attending lectures of fellow faculty members for courses in which the person is assigned; and in the predoctoral dental clinic providing student patient care oversight and assessment.
The general pattern of working hours corresponds with scheduled clinic hours, Monday Friday, 8am 5pm. Deviations from this pattern may be necessary at times.
Dental degree (DDS/DMD) from a CODA accredited school, or advanced training in a specialty program at a CODA accredited school, or advanced training as a certified dental technologist.
Eligible for licensure in Oregon (if having a dental degree)
BLS/ACLS from the American Heart Association (if having a dental degree)
Membership and participation in professional societies in dentistry
Must be able to teach at the pre-doctoral level
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As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm